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NUWC Division Newport to conduct job fair

By Tracy Warila, Public Affairs Officer | April 12, 2016

NEWPORT, RI -- The Naval Undersea Warfare Center (NUWC) Division Newport will hold a job fair on Wednesday, April 13, from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Undersea Collaboration and Technical Outreach Center in Building 80, the brick building on Access Road in Middletown adjacent to NUWC’s main gate. 

NUWC is seeking new professionals in several technical job specialties, including computer scientists, computer engineers, electronics engineers (electrical), mechanical engineers (ocean, marine, and robotics), mathematicians, and physicists.


NUWC Division Newport is also seeking new professional contract specialists at the event.


The job fair is open to U.S. citizens who are registered for Selective Service, if applicable, and able to obtain and maintain a security clearance.  Engineering candidates must hold degrees from an ABET-accredited institution.  Computer science, mathematics, or physics degrees must be from an accredited or pre-accredited institution.


Contracting specialist applicants must hold a bachelor’s degree from an accredited educational institution authorized to grant baccalaureate degree and have earned at least 24 semester hours in any combination of the following fields:  accounting, business, finance, law, contracts, purchasing, economics, industrial management, marketing, quantitative methods, or organization and management (this latter requirement can be obtained within the bachelor’s degree or in addition to the degree).

Candidates should bring multiple copies of their resumes, transcripts, and veterans’ documents (if applicable).  Interviews may be conducted on site.


Attendees should not drive to NUWC’s Gate 23, but should park in the Building 80 parking lot.


Those unable to attend are encouraged to email resume, transcript and any other supporting documents to  Contracting specialist candidates should include “Contracting” in the subject line of the email.


NUWC Division Newport, part of the Naval Sea System Command, is one of two divisions of the Naval Undersea Warfare Center. NUWC Division Newport’s mission is to provide research, development, test and evaluation, engineering and fleet support for submarines, autonomous underwater systems, undersea offensive and defensive weapons systems, and countermeasures. NUWC’s other division is located in Keyport, Wash.


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